Harvard WECode Conference
When: March 7 2021
Where: Virtual, United States
OPEN TO ALL UNDERGRAD AND GRAD STUDENTS
Saturday March 6 - Sunday March 7, 2021
- ANJANA RAJAN, CTO @ POLARIS
- CHELSEA C. WILLIAMS, FOUNDER & CEO @ COLLEGE CODE
- MALATHI SRINIVASAN, CLINICAL PROFESSOR OF MEDICINE @ STANFORD UNIVERSITY
- ALIX LACOSTE - VP OF DATA SCIENCE @ BENEVOLENT AI
- TULSEE DOSHI, PRODUCT LEAD - ML FAIRNESS AND RESPONSIBLE AI @ GOOGLE
- CATHERINE LINDSAY ANDERSON, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF BIOLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING @ CORNELL UNIVERSITY
- SABRINA SMITH, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, CENTER FOR APPLIED RESEARCH IN TELEHEALTH @ AMERICAN TELEMEDICINE ASSOCIATION
- MING YANG, CO-FOUNDER & CEO @ ORCHARD
- ALEXANDRA HOVAGUIMIAN, DIRECTOR OF THE HARVARD MEDICAL SCHOOL NEUROLOGY CLERKSHIP @ BETH ISRAEL DEACONESS MEDICAL CENTER
- GENEVIEVE NIELSON, CTO @ MRELIEF
- MARYELLEN GIGER, A.N. PRITZKER PROFESSOR OF RADIOLOGY COMMITTEE ON MEDICAL PHYSICS @ UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO
- SAQI MEHTA, GLOBAL DIVERSITY RECRUITING & EARLY CAREER TALENT @ CLOUDERA
WHAT IS THE WECODE CONFERENCE?
The WECode Conference is organized by undergraduate women at Harvard University and is the largest student-run women in tech conference in the world. Through the conference, WECode hopes to help cultivate the next generation of technical leaders, foster a network and community among collegiate engineers, and promote more female representation in the technical industry.
WHERE WILL THE CONFERENCE BE HELD?
The conference will be held virtually via the conferencing platform, Hopin.
WHO CAN ATTEND?
All current undergraduate and graduate students can attend the conference. You may attend if you are taking a gap semester / gap year. We do not exclude based on genders.
HOW DO I SIGN UP FOR THE CONFERENCE?
Early registration tickets are $17 and can be purchased on Hopin. Early registrants will receive priority sign up for events that have limited seats (mock interviews, small workshops, etc.) Early registration ends on Jan 9, 2021 at 11:59PM EST, after which regular tickets will become available.
IS ATTENDANCE REQUIRED FOR BOTH DAYS OF THE CONFERENCE?
We hope to see you both days, but if you can’t make it, we understand. Especially since the conference is taking place virtually, feel free to attend the portion of the conference that works with your schedule. There are no discounts for Saturday or Sunday only.
ARE THERE ANY SCHOLARSHIPS FOR THE EVENT?
Unfortunately, there is no formal scholarship at this time. However, if the fee poses as a barrier for you to attend, please reach out to email@example.com. We will evaluate each situation on a case-by-case basis.
WHAT IS THE CODE OF CONDUCT?
In order to create a positive conference experience, WECode will expect participants to behave in a manner that is welcoming and open to all.